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No. 3 of 1999 Schemes as made
Empowers the Repatriation Commission, as well as the Veterans' Children Education Scheme Boards, to make decisions under the Veterans' Children Education Scheme (Scheme) (made under section 117 of the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986) on whether or not a beneficiary under the Scheme should receive additional tuition or special financial assistance.
Administered by: Veterans' Affairs
General Comments: The Veterans' Children Education Scheme (Additional Tuition and Special Financial Assistance) Variation 1999 (No. 3) was approved by the Minister for Veterans' Affairs on 22 September 1999: see Supporting Material.
Registered 28 Apr 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-Oct-1999
Tabled Senate11-Oct-1999
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Veterans' Affairs (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

 

 

                             INSTRUMENT No. 3 OF 1999

 

                       VETERANS' ENTITLEMENTS ACT 1986

 

                             Veterans' Children Education Scheme

                                                         Section 117

 

 

 

                                  EXPLANATORY NOTE

 

(a) The Minister for Veterans' Affairs has approved the attached instrument

under subsection 117(3) of the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986.

 

(b) The Instrument varies the Veterans' Children Education Scheme ('the

Scheme') by:

 

ยท          empowering the Repatriation Commission, as well as the Veterans'

Children Education Scheme Boards, to make decisions on whether or not

a beneficiary under the Scheme should receive additional tuition or

special financial assistance.

 

The variations are:

 

Paragraph 1           identifies the variation instrument

 

Paragraph 2           specifies the commencement date of the variation

 

paragraph 3           identifies the schedule containing the variations

 

Schedule 1 [1]       ensures that the Repatriation Commission can arrange for

the provision of additional tuition

 

Schedule 1 [2]       simplifies paragraph 5.2.2 by indicating that the Repatriation i

Commission may approve payment for any additional tuition

that has been arranged under paragraph 5.2.1

 

Schedule 1 [3]       ensures that the Repatriation Commission can arrange for

the provision of special financial assistance